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The release of Aaron Hernandez by the Patriots soon after his arrest on first degree murder charges was somewhat shocking as the team did not have to make such a quick decision.  The Patriots may have wanted to send a message and eliminate a potential distraction right away but from a financial standpoint they gave […]

Question: who is Clyde Gates? Answer: He’s the Jets’ fourth?…fifth?…sixth?…string wide receiver who left Monday night’s game with a shoulder injury and didn’t return. In fact, Gates was so far down the list of options that he was nearly cut before injuries devastated the receiving corps. What? You mean you didn’t know that about Clyde […]

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By Dennis Agapito and Ron Pickett – (Link Defense) (Link Special Teams) Teams are allowed to carry 90 players into training camp but only 53 make the final roster. They will fill the eight member practice squad with developmental or emergency call-up players. Any candidate for the practice squad will have to clear waivers first […]

Just a tidbit from Jets reading today: former Jet receiver Plaxico Burress told WFAN in an interview on Monday that quarterback Mark Sanchez was hampered by a shoulder injury last season that a lot of people didn’t know about. “He definitely has enough arm,” Burress said of Sanchez. “He was battling some injuries last year, […]

On the ESPN Philadelphia radio station yesterday, wide receiver Plaxico Burress was actively campaigning to join the Philadelphia Eagles next season. As a guest on the Brian Baldinger & Harry Mayes Show, Burress said “nothing would make me happier” than joining the Eagles. When speaking about his old friend, Michael Vick, he said, “I really […]

Jets Interested In Bringing Back Edwards

February 29, 2012
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Well it looks like as soon as the divorce with Plaxico is finalized and he signs with the Eagles, the Jets are looking to hook back up with ex-49er wide receiver Braylon Edwards who was the Jets deep threat in 2009 and 2010. He was cut by the 49ers in 2011 due to injury and […]

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Patrick Turner Signs One Year Deal

February 8, 2012
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Several sources are reporting that the New York Jets have signed WR Patrick Turner to a new one year contract.  Turner originally broke into the league with the Miami Dolphins in 2009.  Although he only played two games with them that season, Tony Sparano is familiar with him and that certainly was a factor in […]

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Plaxico On Jets vs Giants

December 21, 2011
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New York Jets WR Plaxico Burress spoke to the media today about the Jets \ Giants rivalry: On having a unique perspective on the rivalry… I’ve played in one and it’s just a fun game. The New York Jets versus the New York Giants and it’s a 50-50 kind of crowd and when something good […]

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Rex, Plax and Sanchez Speak

November 23, 2011
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As the Jets prepare to take on the Buffalo Bills, Rex Ryan, Plaxico Burress and Mark Sanchez spoke to the media today. Rex Ryan Opening Statement… Ok, here are the guys that did not practice today: Jeremy Kerley, knee, Shawn Nelson, illness, Bilal Powell, illness, LT (LaDainian Tomlinson), with a knee, and then, Plax (Plaxico […]

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Plaxico Burress – Going to Disney World

October 24, 2011
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Plaxico Burress Interview Transcript On whether heading into the bye week stops the momentum the team has built… No, it doesn’t really stop the momentum. We went out yesterday and got some results from all the things, all the hard work in practice. It’s one of those things where the bye always kind of seems […]

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